Early morning today September 2, after suffering from a massive heart attack the Bigg Boss 13 winner Siddharth Shukla passed away.
Many celebrities came forward to mourn his loss. They took to social media to share their condolences for the grieving family while Gauahar Khan, Vishal Aditya Singh, Rashmi Desai, and several others were spotted at Sidharth Shukla’s residence in Andheri to pay their last respects, however, the funeral will take place tomorrow. His body will be handed over to the family tomorrow at 9 am.
The actor’s last rites will take place tomorrow. ‘ The post-mortem is yet to be completed which means that it will not be possible to have the funeral today. Therefore, the actor’s last rites will be performed tomorrow,’ News 18 Reports.
Sidharth Shukla was announced dead at the time when he arrived at the Cooper Mumbai Hospital earlier this morning. “He was brought dead to the hospital. The cause of the death will be known after the post-mortem is conducted. It will take some time.” says a Senior Official from the hospital.
Sidharth was last seen walking at night with his mother. Mumbai Police has recorded the statement of Siddharth Shukla’s mother, sister, and brother-in-law. However, Siddharth’s family has not expressed any apprehension about his death. According to the report, at the time of Sidharth’s death, his mother Rita Shukla, and friend Shahnaz Gill were present with him.
Sidharth was born in Mumbai. He was never interested in modeling and acting. Sidharth always wanted to do business. He used to attract people because of his looks. Once in the year 2004, at the behest of his mother, Siddharth took part in a modeling competition. Sidharth reached there without taking a portfolio. The jury selected Sidharth after seeing his looks. He also appeared in small roles in a handful of Bollywood films. The actor made his acting debut in 2008 with Babul Ka Aangann Chootey Na. Later, he also starred in Aahat, Love U Zindagi, and CID. He made his Bollywood debut with Humpty Sharma ki Dulhania starring Varun Dhawan and Alia Bhatt. He was popular for his role in Balika Vadhu. He also won Bigg Boss 13.